Popular:

Juan Casamayor receives Recognition of Editorial Merit in FIL

The Spanish Juan Casamayor received today the Recognition to the Editorial Merit in the International Fair of the Book (FIL) of Guadalajara, by his work to the front of the independent publishing house Pages of Foam.

Guadalajara (Mexico), Nov 27 (EFE) .- The Spanish Juan Casamayor received today the Recognition of Editorial Merit at the International Book Fair (FIL) of Guadalajara, for his work at in front of the independent publisher Páginas de Espuma.

The publishing label with two decades of experience that it co-founded together with Encarnación Molina in Spain and has expanded to Mexico and Argentina is "the emblematic stamp of the tale in the Spanish language of our time," said Mexican writer Antonio Ortuño during the award ceremony.

Ortuño, who has published by Casamayor's label, said Pages of Espuma has gone against the grain of the groups that "impose the novel as the only sellable literary genre."

"He has been in the center of that first row of resistance that certain independent houses have organized over the years around the story, and so far has been well fought in combat ", He affirmed.

Casamayor received the recognition from the president of FIL, Raúl Padilla, and in his speech he expressed that he fell in love and tried to publish a story, a genre that described as "unique and incomparable", has "given a publisher" that some predicted that it would fail.

The award-winner said that the editor is a reader for which it is not enough to live reading in solitude but "builds a wider ecosystem inhabited by pleasure and recidivism that for others means reading".

He affirmed that the publisher has been interested in publishing authors who are "foreigners of themselves" and who work with the "literary lie" of the writers "has been" the most honest "he has done in his life.

Pages of Espuma has been dedicated to build his catalog with an editorial vision to and from Latin America, a region in which he has discovered that his literary vitality "continues to exist in the habit of his legends" and "in the answering syntax of his books. "

" In that syntax I feel as comfortable as I am out of place; Casamayor said.

The Madrid-born writer Pilar Adón said that the office of Páginas de Espuma, located in the Malasaña neighborhood of the Spanish capital, is one of those places that "transcend their own space" and that is "the most important sanctuary of the story in Spanish."

The Recognition of Merit Editorial was instituted by the FIL in honor of the Argentinian Arnaldo Orfila Reynal, who was director in Mexico of the Economic Culture Fund and founder of Siglo XXI Editores, with the intention of highlighting the vision and the office of this fundamental figure in the world of books.

From November 25 to December 3 and with Madrid as the guest of honor, FIL gathers more than 700 in the capital of the Mexican state of Jalisco. writers from 41 countries representing 20 languages ​​in hundreds of activities that seek to attract 800,000 attendees.

In addition, 20,000 book professionals and 2,000 houses will participate. publishers that will display 400,000 titles from 47 countries in a space of 34,000 square meters.

Comments 0

?
No comments for this article yet!
EUR/USD

EURUSD=X

1.1749 -0,00 -0,14%
USD/CHF

CHF=X

0.9899 +0,00 +0,07%
GBP/USD

GBPUSD=X

1.3317 -0,01 -0,79%
USD/JPY

JPY=X

112.5770 +0,21 +0,19%
USD/CNH

CNH=X

6.6016 -0,01 -0,09%
USD/CAD

CAD=X

1.2858 +0,01 +0,44%
IBEX 35

^IBEX

10150.40 -26,10 -0,26%
IBEX MEDIUM..

INDC.MC

15053.50 -64,80 -0,43%
IBEX SMALL ..

INDS.MC

6457.00 +5,20 +0,08%
IBEX TOP DI..

INDD.MC

3099.70 -9,00 -0,29%
FTSE LATIBE..

INDB.MC

1249.20 +9,20 +0,74%
FTSE LATIBE..

INDL.MC

8354.50 +126,90 +1,54%
Abertis Inf..

ABE.MC

18.50 -0,10 -0,51%
Actividades..

ACS.MC

32.33 +0,32 +1,00%
Acerinox, S..

ACX.MC

11.47 -0,06 -0,52%
AENA, S.A.

AENA.MC

169.85 +0,60 +0,35%
Amadeus IT ..

AMS.MC

60.10 -0,25 -0,41%
Acciona, S...

ANA.MC

68.56 +0,02 +0,03%
Financial S..

XLF

27.81 +0,39 +1,43%
VanEck Vect..

GDX

21.99 -0,07 -0,32%
SPDR S&P 50..

SPY

266.51 +3,54 +1,35%
Vanguard FT..

VWO

44.43 +0,12 +0,27%
Direxion Da..

TZA

12.47 -0,55 -4,22%
Utilities S..

XLU

55.02 +0,71 +1,31%
Cookies help us to offer our services.
Reset Password